Canterbury Christ Church University

Canterbury Christ Church University

Speech and Language Therapy

This programme is delivered jointly between Canterbury Christ Church University and the University of Greenwich; successful completion of the programme provides graduates with eligibility to apply for registration with the Health Professions Council as a Speech and Language Therapist; this qualification also provides the opportunity to apply to become a member of the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT) with newly qualified practitioner status.

Entry requirements

2.1 or higher Honours degree classification in a relevant subject area e.g. psychology, biological sciences, education, linguistics, social sciences together with evidence of a commitment to working with children and adults who have a range of difficulties with communication, or with eating, drinking and swallowing; the interview process provides students with an opportunity to demonstrate their understanding of, and commitment to, speech and language therapy as a career, and to relate how their previous studies and experiences support their application; deferred entry is not normally permitted.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include essays, presentations and assessment of placement education.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Canterbury Campus Canterbury CT1 1QU South East

Key information

University of Greenwich Enquiry Unit
Telephone number: 
0800 005 006